Anguish

Imagine
in the desert
a meteor flames out
crashes to that arid floor
leaves a wound so deep
that eons
and cactus
won’t erase it.

Imagine, too,
that on that same desert
your heart crashes into mine:
another astrobleme
is born.

12.2.2011
Lubbock, Texas

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